Peshawar: A delegation of PTI Peshawar city headed by Gul Badshah called on Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pervez Khattak here in Chief Minister’s Secretariat. Besides, some problems of the residents of Peshawar, the delegation also gave suggestions and recommendations for accelerating the pace of work of development schemes.
PTI Provincial President Azam Swati and General Secretary Khalid Masood were also present on this occasion. The delegation while appreciating the effective role of chief minister for abolition of corruption according to the vision of PTI Chief Imran Khan and implementation of the agenda of change assured full cooperation to him. They also told the chief minister regarding successful implementation and services of Insaf Volunteers and workers in this regard.
Commending the leading role of PTI workers of Peshawar in implementing the important programme like Sehat Ka Insaf the Chief Minister said that they had proved that though PTI is a new political party, but the political awareness and discipline of its workers is better and exemplary from that of other political parties and with the passage of time it is witnessing further improvement.
He said that this unique quality has been accepted by all, saying his party workers do not believe in the politics of plots and permits, which was the tradition of the governments of the past and were used to be looked after as white elephants nourished on public exchequer.
He said that the people fed up of political gratitude had voted PTI into power and if we also failed in accomplishing the agenda of change as per vision of Imran Khan and party manifesto then our fate will not be different from other political parties. He said that the time had arrived that for the accomplishment of this goal, the party workers should set aside their internal differences to join hands for the achievement of 100 per cent results.
The Chief Minister urged the party workers to serve the people with a spirit of service and hold such kind of contacts and meetings with party leaders and members of the national and provincial assemblies concerned on regular basis, which he said is a basic pre-requisite for political education, training and discipline.
He said it beside highlighting the problems of the province and guaranteeing its redressal will also promote mutual love and harmony among the party workers. He assured that the provincial government in this regard will play its role in efficient manner and in light of the public mandate will leave no stone unturned in the elimination of corruption from society and officialdom. Similarly, he said transparent and judicious utilization of development funds will also be guaranteed.
Pervez Khattak said that besides Peshawar, the pace of development process is being accelerated throughout the province and small and medium mega schemes have also been initiated.
Talking about health, cleanliness and drinking water facilities in the city, he said though maximum improvement has been witnessed, but for getting more better results most of the responsibilities of municipal corporation on pattern of developed countries are being handed to a separate company, which will bring 100 per cent improvement in the situation. Furthermore, he said work on Green and Clean Peshawar Project is also in progress and we are hopeful that in the current spring greenery and flowers will be sighted on the highways and parks of the city, which will get phase-wise growth.
The Chief Minister urged the party workers to besides keeping close contact with the people, they also dispatch their problems to complaint cell and also cooperate in their redressal.
For this purpose, he said besides Chief Minister’s Secretariat, complaint cells have also been established at district administration and departments’ levels while directives have also been issued to the party for establishment of complaint cells at provincial and divisional levels.
He assured the resolution of education, health, drinking water and cleanliness problems in the city on priority basis and in this regard issued on spot directives to concerned authorities.